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Rotary – Chamber of Commerce auction slated for Sept. 22

“Game On” is the theme for the Claxton Rotary Club and Chamber of Commerce’s 15th annual benefit auction to be held Saturday, September 22, at…


Claxton resident charged with child molestation

Ronald Scott Bragdon, 52, of Claxton, was charged with child molestation and aggravated child molestation during a special presentation to the Evans County Grand Jury…


Accident involving overturned semi blocks Hwy. 301

A tractor trailer truck carrying an oversize load of road equipment collided with a dump long-bed dump truck on Hwy. 301 north on Friday, September…


County proposed budget for FY19 shows $900K deficit

BOC may raise taxes 2 mills to balance budget     Evans County Board of Commissioners reviewed a proposed fiscal year 2019 general fund budget…


Local Attorney ordered to pay in civil case

Judge Rose grants partial summary judgement against Callaway in Durham estate case Atlantic Superior Court Judge Paul Rose has granted a petitioner’s motion for partial…


Hospital tax credit now 100 percent

On July 1, the rural hospital tax credit will increase to 100 percent, resulting in no cost to donors who choose to direct their state…